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When I was young, my family used to shut off the lights and hide if we saw Jehovah's witnesses coming down the street - a particularly un-Christianlike response.
Spreading the Good News Patrice Fagnant-MacArthur 2006
If we cherish these Christianlike views, we should not judge so harshly of the poor, of whom it is no less faulty to judge, than of the rich; and in their poverty we should find as powerful motives for loving
The Life and Legends of Saint Francis of Assisi Father Candide Chalippe
Why can't the directors have more Christianlike names for their moving power?
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Vol 58, No. 357, July 1845 Various
After such testimony who can doubt the Christianlike behavior and soldierly qualities of the black man?
History of the American Negro in the Great World War His Splendid Record in the Battle Zones of Europe; Including a Resume of His Past Services to his Country in the Wars of the Revolution, of 1812, the War of Rebellion, the Indian Wars on the Frontier, the Spanish-American War, and the Late Imbroglio With Mexico William Allison Sweeney
That that personage now in possession of the bishop of Bristoll Deane of Yorke (it being an indowment of the said Deanerie) such slender care hath bene had by him for the preaching of the Gospell unto the said parishioners, and giving them that Christianlike and necessarie instru [~c] on which is fitting, as for a long time they scarce had any sermon at all amongest them.
The Evolution of an English Town Gordon Home 1923
If we cherish these Christianlike views, we should not judge so harshly of the poor, of whom it is no less faulty to judge, than of the rich; and in their poverty we should find as powerful motives for loving Jesus Christ, as for affording the succor they require.
The Life and Legends of Saint Francis of Assisi Chalippe, Father Candide 1917
Christianlike aim to soften the hard side of human nature is seen in its many lessons of mildness, charity towards the sick, feeble, and aged, and in its insistence on the duty of forgiving injuries and returning good for evil.
The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 2: Assizes-Browne 1840-1916 1913
Let's be cautious and work in a Christianlike manner; find out by talking with people on the street and in their homes, what he said, and above all, don't let Cameron know how we feel.
That Printer of Udell's Harold Bell Wright 1908
This spirit may not be very Christianlike, but it is very human and practical, and helps to win battles, and to win battles is the only reason why soldiers go to war.
High Council of his Stake, for "apostasy and un-Christianlike conduct."
Under the Prophet in Utah; the National Menace of a Political Priestcraft Frank Jenne Cannon 1902
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